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NEWS BRIEF: New Board of Trustees members elected

NEWS BRIEF: New Board of Trustees members elected

Brooke Williams, News Editor

Four new board members have recently been elected to serve on Marywood’s Board of Trustees, according to a press release issued by the university on June 27. The newly elected board members are as fol...

July 13, 2017

Recent News Stories

NEWS BRIEF: Speech-language-hearing chapter receives gold honors

NEWS BRIEF: Speech-language-hearing chapter receives gold honors

July 13, 2017

Marywood’s chapter of the National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NSSLHA) earned gold chapter honors for the third year in a row by the...

Two administrators, one director resign positions

Two administrators, one director resign positions

July 13, 2017

Chief Information Officer Tony Spinillo and Associate Vice-President for Marketing and Communication Peter Kilcullen have left Marywood, according to ...

Sr. John Says: Positivity, students, and social advocacy

Sr. John Says: Positivity, students, and social advocacy

Paul Capoccia, Community Editor

With the spring semester over, Sr. John Southwick, IHM, assistant director of Campus Ministry, sat down with The Wood Word to discuss her feelings on positivity, Marywood...

May 18, 2017

Counseling Center sheds light on sexual assault awareness

Counseling Center sheds light on sexual assault awareness

May 2, 2017

Marywood SALD hosts first leadership awards ceremony

Marywood SALD hosts first leadership awards ceremony

April 30, 2017

Group Spotlight: Caritas Club

Group Spotlight: Caritas Club

April 28, 2017

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New advertisement lacks cultural awareness

New advertisement lacks cultural awareness

Adam D. Shprintzen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of History, Guest Writer

One of the basic tenets of my classroom is the importance of and need for impassioned and respectful debate. These ideas are not only personal to my pedagogy, but I think...

June 27, 2017

Our Opinion: Marywood shows improvement, earns a C on report card

Our Opinion: Marywood shows improvement, earns a C on report card

May 24, 2017

OPINION: The NFL Draft is a strange process

OPINION: The NFL Draft is a strange process

May 2, 2017

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NHL holds first expansion draft in 17 years

NHL holds first expansion draft in 17 years

Nicolo Manzo, Asst. Sports Editor

The National Hockey League’s (NHL) newest team, the Vegas Golden Knights, finally has a roster. The NHL held an expansion draft at the future home of the Golden Knights,...

June 28, 2017

Analysis: Three key takeaways from the Pens’ Stanley Cup victory

Analysis: Three key takeaways from the Pens’ Stanley Cup victory

June 21, 2017

There are few things in sports more enthralling than the National Hockey League’s...

ANALYSIS: NBA Finals Preview: Cavs v. Dubs, The Trilogy

ANALYSIS: NBA Finals Preview: Cavs v. Dubs, The Trilogy

May 31, 2017

Eighty-two regular season games. Forty-five Russell Westbrook triple-doubles....

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Saturday, May 6

    Women's Lacrosse

    Marywood University Pacers 9 - Cabrini University 20

  • Saturday, May 6

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 10 - Gwynedd Mercy University 9

  • Saturday, May 6

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 2 - Gwynedd Mercy University 8

  • Saturday, May 6

    Softball

    Marywood University Pacers 2 - Immaculata University 3

  • Saturday, May 6

    Men's Lacrosse

    Marywood University Pacers 6 - Cabrini University 18

  • Friday, May 5

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 6 - Gwynedd Mercy University 15

  • Thursday, May 4

    Softball

    Marywood University Pacers 1 - Cabrini University 13

  • Wednesday, May 3

    Women's Lacrosse

    Marywood University Pacers 20 - Neumann University 4

  • Monday, May 1

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 4 - University of Scranton 6

  • Saturday, April 29

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 17 - Cabrini University 7

“Doctor Who” casts first female Doctor

“Doctor Who” casts first female Doctor

Bethany Wade, Photography Editor

The TARDIS has become a bit more feminine. BBC released an announcement trailer revealing the next Doctor in its show “Doctor Who” on July 16. Jodie Whittaker, best...

July 21, 2017

Popcorn Picks Review: “Baywatch”

Popcorn Picks Review: “Baywatch”

Bethany Wade, Photography Editor

How many clichés, genres and plot points can you fit in one movie? With “Baywatch,” you lose count. The film remake of the 1990s TV action series stars Dwayne “The...

May 31, 2017

Popcorn Picks Review: “Everything, Everything”

Popcorn Picks Review: “Everything, Everything”

May 23, 2017

Classes may be ending, but summer concerts are just beginning

Classes may be ending, but summer concerts are just beginning

May 11, 2017

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